Compare IBM vs Adobe BETA

See how working at IBM vs. Adobe compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at IBM vs. Adobe. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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IBM

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Adobe

Employee Ratings

  • Adobe scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 64537 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 1514 reviews)
Adobe employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Adobe employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.3
Adobe employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.0
Adobe employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.4
Adobe employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
86%
86%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Adobe Ceo Shantanu Narayen
98%
98%Shantanu Narayen
Adobe employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Adobe employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
87%
Adobe employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 61,018 more total submitted salaries than Adobe.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Advisory Software Engineer2780 Salaries
$128,437/yr
Senior Consultant2768 Salaries
$104,016/yr
Senior Systems Engineer1119 Salaries
$90,226/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer957 Salaries
$155,518/yr
Associate Consultant48 Salaries
$95,000/yr
Technical Support Engineer48 Salaries
$76,274/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Adobe.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Adobe.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 339 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 302 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 119 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 69 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"Apr 22, 2021

Current Employee - Job Job

I have been working at IBM part-time for more than a year

Pros

Food or good mean everything wrong thing

Cons

Food baker time long old break

Advice to Management

Manager cheack time tips all the time

Current Employee - Senior Security Engineer

I have been working at Adobe full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Overall, great company to work for with amazing benefits

Cons

- Taking advantage of education benefits is contingent on managerial approval which may have difficulty - Slow to get anything done

Job Postings

IBM has 9,657 more recently posted open jobs than Adobe.